Noticed im missing some of my bookmarks especially one i want to reread.
Main character is ex military afganistan/irak not sure if he did tours in both or just one
Ends up bying several farms, and hires mexicans to farm them after helping several get greencards. Also starts making wine and smoking meat.
Somehow ends up running the county roadcrew or something like that.
Buys land and builds houses, and invites his brother/brotherinlaw not sure which to work for him.
Buys local tv/radio station again not sure which maybe even both.
Finds civil war gold, weapons and other items in a cave, not sure but i think he lends or donates them to a university.